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In the “Bill Baker Presents…” series

Ron Garney: Going with the Flow—On Creating Comics and Storytelling (BBP Press, 2008)

Alan Moore's Exit Interview: On 25 years of creating comics, the state of the medium and the industry, and what the future may hold for all concerned (Airwave Publishing, 2007)
 
Alan Moore Spells It Out: On Magic, Creativity, Comics and much, much more (Airwave Publishing 2005)


In the “Talking with Graphic Novelists” series

Neil Gaiman on His Work and Career, Rosen Publishing (2007)

Alan Moore on His Work and Career, Rosen Publishing (2007)

George Perez on His Work and Career, Rosen Publishing (2007)

Michael Avon Oeming on His Work and Career, Rosen Publishing (2007)


As a Contributor: Nonfiction

The Essential Sequential Steampunk: A Modest Survey of the Genre within the Comic Book Medium” (article), in Steampunk, Ann & Jeff VanderMeer, editors, Tachyon Publications (2008)

Art Books

“Introduction” and “Profile” (artist bio), in The Art of Brian Rood, SQP, Inc. (2003)

“Sketches” (interview), in Fantastic Visions: The Art of Matt Busch, Avatar Press (2000)

As a Contributor: Fiction

A Minor Incident of No Real Import” (short-short story), drawn by Brendon and Brian Fraim, in The Wicked West II: Abomination & Other Tales, Todd Livingston, Robert Tinnell & Neil Vokes editors, Image Comics (2006)

As a Contributor: Nonfiction

“An Interview with Chris Yambar” and “An Interview with George Broderick,” in The Collected Suicide Blonde, Chris Yambar and George Broderick, Airwave Comics, LLC (2004)

“The History of Nexus” (article), in Nexus # 100 (Nexus: Space Operas # 2 of 4), Steve Rude, editor, Rude Dude Productions (January, 2008)


Interviewer and Reviewer
Weird Tales
www.WeirdTalesMagazine.com
Wildside Press, LLC, Rockville, MD
(9-08 to present)

Columnist
Baker’s Dozen” interviews column
www.WorldFamousComics.com, Columbus, OH       
(8-26-2003 to present)

Columnist
Off the Shelf” reviewer
Tripwire Annual
Tripwire Publishing Ltd., London, England
(4-2007 to present)

Columnist
Gutterslut” graphic novel reviews
www.Bookslut.com, Chicago, IL                  
(3-2005 to 8-06)

Columnist, Feature Writer and Interviewer
Inspiration Central” column and various articles, interviews
Comic Book Marketplace magazine
Gemstone Publications, West Plains, MO
(8-2001 to 5-2005)
 
Contributing Writer
Feature articles, interviews, reviews
CFQ/Cinefantastique magazine         
CFQ Media, LLC, Los Angeles, CA
(4-2003 to 1-2004)
 
Interviewer
Feature interviews
Comic Book Spotlight magazine
Ground Zero LLC, Clifton, CO
(6-2002 to 6-2003)
 
Contributing Editor
Feature articles, interviews and reviews
Tripwire magazine
MeadowsMarshall Ltd., London, England
(4-2003 to 7-2003)
 
Feature Interviewer
Cover feature interviews and articles
Sketch magazine
Blue Line Productions, Florence, KY
(12-2001 to 12-2002)
 
Contributing Interviewer
Five Minutes with…” interviews
www.WizardWorld.com, NYC, NY
(9-2000 to 6-2001)
 
Contributing Interviewer
Interviews and articles
www.ComicBookResources.com, Toluca Lake, CA
(4-2000 to 9-2000)
 
Contributing Editor
Feature articles, interviews and reviews
www.CollectingComics.com, Cary, NC
(9-1998 to 7-2000)
 
Contributing Editor

Feature articles and reviews
www.Fantasticon.com, Southfield, MI 
(7-1998 to 9-1998)
 
Editor/Ghostwriter
Research and rewrites of health books
Paul Bragg line of health books
Live Food Products, Santa Barbara, CA
(9-1996 to 1-1998)
 
Editorial Assistant
Various duties
Rebel Studios, Ypsilanti, MI 
(7-1994 to 7-1996)
 
Head Field Operative, Ann Arbor area libraries
Library research
Advanced Information Consultants, Canton, MI
(3-1995 to 7-1995)
 
Shipping/Receiving Assistant  
Various duties
Borders Inc., Ann Arbor, MI
(1-1995 to 3-1995)
 
Aisle Assistant
Pulling and packing shipments
Borders Inc., Ann Arbor, MI
(10-1994 to 1-1995)
 
Night Manager
Various duties
Colonial Amoco, Ann Arbor, MI
(10-1993 to 4-1994)
 
Cashier
Merchant of Vino, Ann Arbor, MI               
(8-1993 to 10-1993)
 
Assistant Professor of Theater
Teaching, research, acting, designing and directing shows, etc.
Mansfield University, Mansfield, PA
(8-1990 to 5-1992)
 
Manager--Lab Theater
Various duties
Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
(8-1988 to 5-1989)
 
Assistant Shop Technician
Building sets
Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL             
(8-1987 to 5-1988)
 
Assistant. Manager
Various duties
Video One, Tallahassee, FL
(5-1988 to 8-1988)
 

Experienced and highly gifted editor, writer, interviewer and journalist.
 
Possessed of a practical background in the creation of comic books combined with a wide-ranging knowledge of the current and past trends in comics, film, music, literature, as well as other popular entertainment.
Computer literate, well-versed in the use and basic maintenance of office machines.

Accomplished at both creation and implementation of marketing and advertising campaigns, as well as the budgets and schedules for building, human and physical resources.

Extensive experience in administration, management, marketing, sales and customer/VIP services.

Skilled at the booking, contracting and managing of artistic, building and other support services
 

Florida State University School of Theater Ph.D. program, 1986 to 1994 (all but dissertation).

Northern Michigan University, 1985 to 1986 (post-graduate studies).

Eastern Michigan University, 1983 to 1985 (Master of Arts - Directing).

University of Michigan, 1977 to 1981 (Bachelor of General Studies).

References and writing samples are readily available

Exit Interview

Exit Interview

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